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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Where are the needed performance data?

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  • Outside the System (benefit from claims)
    • Eye Exams, Labs, Pharmacies, ED Visits/admissions
  • In the System, but relatively inaccessible
    • Text portions of record
      • Performance completed outside, noted
      • Patient exclusion for measure, but not in "check box"
    • Unlinked computerized systems; e.g.
      • Echo lab—HF
      • ETTs—CAD
      • PFTs—asthma
  • Or, they don't exist...

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